- Program: Information Technology/Computer Careers
- Degree: Advanced Technical Certificate
- Credits: Total Advanced Technical Certificate Credits 15
- Academic Planning Guide:
This certificate is designed to enable the Linux/Unix computer professional to learn the fundamentals of networking and data communication and to know how to incorporate the latest data communications equipment in the enterprise. Prerequisite: Basic computer literacy, familiarity with the Internet, college-level reading ability, and proficiency in basic mathematics. All students must pass the Computer Literacy assessment test before registering for these courses.
Positions are available as Network Administrators and Network Developers.
- Install hardware and software to meet customer needs.
- Perform tasks required of a Linux network administrator.
- Set up computer networks.
- Perform preventative maintenance.